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  • All Videos

    Buy to Let is DEAD!

    Added by dislexic_landlord 69 views

    I always listen to views and I always look at the commentator and ask myself what are they trying to sell the answer of course with this video is alternative investments away from BTL My own feeling in property investment is Buy ...

    Why should you speak to an insurance specialist? - Alan Boswell Group

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 14 views

    As Storm Doris batters the UK, we all have nagging doubts about whether our wheelie bins are being blown around the garden, the guttering’s overflowing, or the roof tiles are secure. And these concerns are likely to be even more ...

    Choosing a tenancy deposit protection scheme

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 196 views

    A new six part training programme for letting agents and landlords has been released by the Tenancy Deposit Scheme. The training expands on its existing courses, which have focused on deposit protection and adjudication workshops.The ...

    Inside the mind of a professional property buyer

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 599 views

    A leading online property lending business has released its latest quarterly research Index on the UK Buy-To-Let market. The LendInvest BTL Index ranks each postcode area around England and Wales based on a combination of four ...

    2017 Policy "Hit List" - Residential Landlords Association

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 92 views

    One of the biggest challenges that the Tenant Tax campaigners are facing is lack of data on landlord behaviour.The government does not know itself how many landlords there are in the U.K.Most people estimate there to be in the region  ...

    2017 Policy "Hit List" - Residential Landlords Association

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 37 views

    The Residential Landlords Association have formulated their policy "hit list" for 2017.This prioritises the issues they are going to lobby about, research or undertake impact assessments of.I spoke to RLA Policy Director, ...

    Flooring in rental property with Fludes Carpets

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 404 views

    When it comes to caring for the environment, it's very gratifying to see more products being created from discarded materials that cause harm to the planet.One of the biggest threats to our oceans is old fishing nets, as marine ...

    5 instances where a landlord cannot serve a Section 21 notice

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 1751 views

    A 43 year old single mother of four has married her house in order to avoid eviction.The former deputy headteacher faces being evicted from the two-bedroom property in Bexleyheath after it was put on the market. However, the mum-of-four ...

    Section 24 - call to arms for landlords!

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 658 views

    Hot off the press - from our colleagues at the Residential Landlords Association:TENANTS FACE RENT BOMBSHELL ...A leading academic has warned that tenants face potential rent increases of twenty to thirty per cent as a result of tax ...

    Housing White Paper - Ian Fletcher, British Property Federation

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 307 views

    The construction industry has started 2017 strongly, with an increase in activity levels as the value of new building contracts awarded in January reached £6 billion, spearheaded by strong figures from the housebuilding ...

    Housing White Paper 2017 - industry reaction

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 503 views

    Gavin Barwell is touring the U.K. from 20th Feb to 6th March. He wants to hear from a wide range of stakeholders - councillors, local authority planning and housing officers, large and small developers, housing associations, estate ...

    Facing up to an unhealthy property portfolio

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 283 views

    An article in the Telegraph suggests that many buy-to-let investors who bought their properties under old affordability rules may now find that they can't remortgage and that this puts them in the "BTL Danger Zone". New  ...

    Circumstances when a landlord can apply for direct payment of Universal Credit

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 31 views

    Landlords are refusing to take on tenants who are in the process of claiming for benefits. At a meeting of the Great Yarmouth branch of the Eastern Landlords Association last month, members said they would not take on new tenants in the ...

    Housing White Paper 2017 - industry reaction

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 480 views

    Letting agents raided more than £1m from tenants' deposit schemes last year, a BBC investigation can reveal. Fourteen letting agents were prosecuted in the UK in 2016 for helping themselves to tenants' cash. Despite the ...

    Landlord of 29 years reveals strategy for private landlords against Section 24

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 2001 views

    The proportion of buy-to-let landlords acquiring property in cash increased to 61% in January, the highest level since records began a decade ago, according to a major estate agency. Buy-to-let investors who have opted to acquire property  ...

    Section 24 - call to arms for landlords!

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 610 views

    Conservative MP, James Gray, is urging all landlords to meet with their MPs to appeal against buy to let tax changes.He believes that it can make a real difference and he is urging all landlords to act now and book a meeting to speak to ...

    Landlord of 29 years reveals strategy for private landlords against Section 24

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 1945 views

    I received a letter from the Mortgage Works this morning advising me about Section 24.It is great to see a lender educating landlords and providing resources to support them.They have provided a couple of resources to support ...

    PTB: Shawbrook Bank strategy for buying unmortgageable properites with bridging finance

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 548 views

    We have many discussions on Property Tribes about Japanese Knotweed.  It causes concern for landlords and property investors, mainly because it can make a property un-mortgageable, and therefore affect the value of any ...

    Housing White Paper - Ian Fletcher, British Property Federation

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 12 views

    The Government released its much anticipated Housing "White Paper" today.The document outlines their plans to mend the "broken" housing market, make all types of homes more affordable, create more affordable ...

    Housing White Paper 2017 - industry reaction

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 42 views

    The Government released its much anticipated Housing "White Paper" today.The document outlines their plans to mend the "broken" housing market, make all types of homes more affordable, create more affordable ...

    Section 24 - call to arms for landlords!

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 586 views

    The Government has just released its much anticipated Housing "White Paper".The document outlines their plans to mend the "broken" housing market, make all types of homes more affordable, create more affordable ...

    Challenges faced by landlords and how to exit tenanted properties

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 370 views

    There are signs that the number of tenanted properties being entered into auction may be on the rise. Nearly 250 Lots guided below 250K, all with AST tenancies, are coming through the auction rooms during February. Some numbers for ...

    How to deal with a tenant who is hoarding

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 68 views

    As the private rented sector fills the breach not provided for by social housing, landlords are increasingly coming across "hoarding" in rental properties.Hoarding is defined as “a persistent difficulty ...

    EPCs and energy issues in rented property

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 1 views

    It is believed that around one in 10 buy-to-let homes will be un-lettable next year unless landlords take steps to improve their properties' energy efficiency.New laws that take effect in 2018 will make it an offence to let out ...

    Property JVs - understanding structures and risks

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 371 views

    With the advent of the PRA, it is more important than ever for landlords to nurture their credit rating, and understand the issues that affect it.As Experian have recently joined Property Tribes as a partner, we asked their Consumer ...

    Section 24 - call to arms for landlords!

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 543 views

    MAJOR NEW BREAKING NEWS!THE CHANCELLOR’S POSITION ON THE TENANT TAX… Last week the TT team met Philip Hammond at an event in London. In private they had a lively 10 minute debate solely focused on the Tenant Tax. ...

    What landlords should focus on in 2017

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 934 views

    An up-dating round up of new mortgage products and ranges launching throughout February 2017.The Post Office Money is launching a new range of products on Friday, aimed at first-time landlords or those with small portfolios. The lender ...

    Inside the mind of a professional property buyer

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 190 views

    Hard to believe it but January is already over. We have reached the final instalment of our "Get into the property groove for 2017" campaign, and we are ending on a high note!In this interview with professional property buyer ...

    Dover

    Added by Wonderwebb 9 views

    So I have some rooms that I have advertised on spare room . I recived the following messages  of which I will post . I am trying to work out how the scam works  here are the messages. First contact comes by way of txt ...

    Flooring in rental property with Fludes Carpets

    Added by Vanessa Warwick 378 views

    It's hard to believe that January is almost over, and we are reaching the end of our "Get into the property groove for 2017" campaign!Today we focus on improving a rental property and maintaining your prize asset.The value ...